Midwest Youth Team Tennis program begins June 18 at Depauw

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

GREENCASTLE -- DePauw University will play host to the 2012 West Central Indiana Youth Team Tennis beginning June 18 and ending August 2. Matches will take place on Mondays and Thursdays.

The registration for the program ends June 10. To register, visit www.midwestteamtennis.com

The Midwest Youth Team Tennis was developed to give children the chance to play as a team and uses the QuickStart Tennis format.

The QuickStart Tennis Format uses age appropriate courts, racquets and tennis balls to enhance the play and development of younger athletes. Children in grades K through fifth are eligible to play and the program is open to beginning tennis players.

It will consist of seven weeks of matches to be played Mondays and Thursdays from 9-10 a.m. The matches will take place at the DePauw University tennis courts located at 100 W. Hanna Street.

The cost of the program is $50 includes a team uniform, foam ball and age appropriate tennis racquet.

Additionally, every player is enrolled in the Ace's Kids Club, which includes an activity book, wrist band, a birthday card and other fun tennis items.

For more information, contact Scott Riggle at 721-1859 or sriggle@depauw.edu or Sally Martin at 653-8530.